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Add 24/16 and 6/15

1st number: 1 8/16, 2nd number: 6/15

24/16 + 6/15 is 19/10.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 16 and 15 is 240
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 16 × 15 = 240,
    24/16 = 24 × 15/16 × 15 = 360/240
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 15 × 16 = 240,
    6/15 = 6 × 16/15 × 16 = 96/240
  4. Add the two fractions:
    360/240 + 96/240 = 360 + 96/240 = 456/240
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 19/10
  6. In mixed form: 19/10

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